The market is awash with Ultrabooks, with more arriving every day, but if you just can't wait to get your hands on some sleek and sexy technology, here's an overview of the available Ultrabooks you can buy right now.
Available as an entry level model with a 2nd generation core i5 processor or as a fully tricked out 2nd generation core i7, Dell's XPS 13 range features Gorilla Glass for added toughness. Find out more at Dell.
Asus' Zenbooks give you the cutting edge performance you'd expect from an Intel Core processor. They include USB 3.0 ports, Asus' Super Hybrid Engine II for super-fast resume times and a stylish spun metal finish. Find out more at Asus.
The Satellite U840 combines a high powered Intel Core i5 processor, 14-inch display screen and a hybrid storage solution with a massive 320GB 5400RPM drive and 16GB SSD drive into a unique Ultrabook proposition. Find out more at Toshiba.
The Z830 is Toshiba's thinnest Ultrabook; with just over a kilogram carrying weight it's also suitably lightweight for all-day computing use. The keyboard is backlit, so you can keep on working well into the night. Find out more at Toshiba.
Acer's Aspire S series comes with your choice of 2nd generation Intel Core i3, Core i5 or Core i7 processors, a choice between a larger mechanical or swifter solid state drive and a deep sleep mode that can keep the battery lasting inbetween charges for an exceptional fifty days. Find out more at Acer.
Your choice of Ultrabooks is wide, but HP's Spectre stands out due to the unique glass finish; this is an award-winning Ultrabook that positively drips style. Find out more at HP.
HP's Folio offers an Ultrabook built with business in mind; this includes an optional TPM chip to keep your files truly secure, built-in HDMI, USB and Ethernet ports and up to nine hours of working life. Find out more at HP.
Samsung's take on the ever-evolving world of Ultrabooks includes all the features you'd normally associate with an Ultrabook — Intel Core i5 processor, nice light weight and stylish look — along with an integrated optical drive, giving it greater utility on the go. Find out more at Samsung.